I have just recently installed majordomo ver 1.93 and all things appear to
work except the sending of the welcome blurb to email addresses external to
the host machine.
Whenever I use the command "approve PASSWORD listname email-address, the
address is added to the list, I am notified that the address has been added
to the list but the Welcome message bounces and I also get the following
message sent back to me:-
The original message was received at Sun, 22 Jun 1997 13:22:51 +0930 (CST)
from Unknown UID 54@localhost
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553 @pcm.pcmedia.com.au... user address required
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1/ Does anyone have any ideas as I am no unix buff nor is my provider,
hence some of the terminaology in the readme files is confusing.
2/ On some occasions list mail to only some addresses bounce on the first
try, and these bounces show part of the email address e.g. the username is
The user this message was addressed to does not exist at this site. Please
verify the name and domain in the original message that follows.
Message was addressed to: DAVID.B@accnet.net.au
----- Original Message follows -----
From: "Grayham Smith" <email@example.com>
Date: Fri, 20 Jun 1997 02:05:03 +0930
Subject: Initial test of list
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Note David.B@accnet.net.au, should have been David.Burnside@accnet.net.au.
Cheers for now, Grayham..........